The management of Latvian railway, together with representatives of its business partner "DHL Global Forwarding" (China) — head of the sector of services with high added value Zafer Engin Hai and Hu met with the head of the municipal Bureau of port and logistics Chengdu, party Secretary Chen Zongwei and his team.
During the conversation, which lasted several hours, was the role of Riga and Latvia in freight traffic route from Chengdu to Scandinavia and other European countries, and also agreed on signing in the near future, Memorandum on cooperation between the Latvian railway and Chengdu.
Also last week in Chengdu held China international exhibition on transport and logistics, where LDz presented the proposal of the Latvian transit corridor. This is one of the most significant industry exhibitions in Asia, which this year was held for the 17th time. The exhibition brought together transport and logistics companies from around the world, as well as their customers. Visitors to the stand LDz demonstrated attention to created in the past year, the route of Yiwu to Riga, and was also interested in shipping Chinese goods to Europe via the port of Riga. It could be an alternative route via Brest, which is now overloaded and delaying effective movement.